My home-based classes are are for small numbers which means you get lots of individual attention and can then make something you want to make, rather than having what you make dictated to you. It also means there is less sharing of resources and less waiting around for tutor help if you get stuck, or have an idea that you want to try. This week I have run an Artclass clay class at the request of a student who wanted to try this unusual type of clay and I also catered for a newbie to Flamework, who wanted the chance to try making animals off mandrel. I am always happy to guide you in your learning. It’s great for me too as it means I am constantly updating skills and keeping my interest fresh. Email me to find out more.
This summer back by popular request! Summer School – 20th to 23rd June
Thursday 20th June from 10 – 1.30pm
Silver Clay Jewellery for Beginners
Friday 21st June from 10 – 2.30pm.
- 10 – 12.30 – Encaustic Art.
- 1 – 2.30pm Flamework taster
Saturday 22nd June from 10 – 3.30pm
- Enamelling including cloisonné techniques
Sunday 23rd June from 10 – 1pm
- Needle-felting: animals, flowers, pictures
Fees including all materials – just bring your lunch
Silver Clay – £85 (including £25 worth of materials)
Enamelling – £85
Encaustic Art – £55
Needle Felting – £55
Flamework – £30
Want to learn how to make jewellery? Or perhaps you enjoy other crafts? If you are using a mobile click on menu and it should give you options to book, or find out more.
I’ve become a bit more choosy about where I teach over the last few years. It’s got to be beneficial to my students in some way, or there is little point in me loading all my boxes into the car and driving somewhere else I may as well teach my small tailored classes in my garden workshop – those that have seen me pack up at the end of the day know exactly how many boxes I need to load up! One such worthy venue is Simply Handmade based at the Woodhall Business Park in Sudbury. It’s run by Debbi and Colin and Simply the dog who have a lovely premises which is full of colour, lovely handcrafted items for sale and garments awaiting adjustments. Included with your course is a freshly made lunch and a genuinely friendly environment. Oh and there’s lots of parking too. coming up soon is Enamelling (16th March), Silver Clay (20th July) and Encaustic art classes (11th May). All are now available to book on the Simply Handmade website – click on the links above to go directly to those classes. There is plenty on offer, I might have even booked on some of their classes myself.